Thelma Betty Hotaling, 95, Harrisville

HARRISVILLE, NY — Thelma Betty Hotaling, 95, Harrisville, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019, at Lewis County Residential Health Care Facility.

She was born on Dec. 25, 1923, in Harrisville, NY, a daughter to the late Harvey and Flora (Ralph) Hooper. She attended Harrisville Central School.

She went on to work at Harrisville Paper Mill as a laborer.

Thelma married Clifton Hotaling.

Thelma is survived by her children, Bruce Hotaling; Elaine Hahn; three brothers, Marvin Hooper, Harrisville; Robert Hooper, Lowville; Hillary Hooper, Watertown; one sister, Elaine (Gerald) Wiley, Watertown; and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by 12 siblings, Earl Hooper; Harley Hooper; Byron Hooper; Sidney Hooper; Charles Hooper; Sherman Hooper; Marion Seils; Donald Hooper; Dorothy Hughto; Neil Hooper; Nila Hooper; Delton Hooper.

A graveside service will be held at a date and time to be announced in Harrisiville Cemetery.

Arrangements are entrusted to Lundy Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Inc., 500 State Street, Carthage.

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